The Sea Spirit became a permanent member of Quark Expeditions last week and will return to the Antarctic in November 2011. But before sailing the Drake Passage, the Sea Spirit will depart for the Falkland Islands on a new 9-day itinerary: "Wildlife Cruise through the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)."
During this new wildlife cruise, our Expedition Team will seek out species, such as the Cobb’s and the Falkland Island Grass Wren, that can only be seen in the wild in Falklands (Malvinas), as well as four species of penguins, seals, dolphins and whales.
The southern Atlantic archipelago consists of a group of islands where wildlife congregate on sandy beaches in intimate bays inaccessible to large luxury vessels. Carrying no more than 112 guests, Sea Spirit can anchor within the bays and quickly transfer quests ashore.
Sea Spirit offers guests a choice of king or twin beds and also has an open bar. All cabins have facilities en suite, exterior views through large windows and refined hotel decor, while some cabins even have balconies. Additionally, a resident photographer will be aboard all Sea Spirit sailings to assist you on deck and ashore. This is an enrichment of our hallmark education program, currently delivered on all vessels in our fleet.
Introductory Offer: Save 15% Off All Sea Spirit Expedition
Book any Sea Spirit expedition before April 29, 2011 and save 15% off six cabin categories, including cabins and suites with balconies. Triple cabins are excluded.
Save An Additional 6% with Back-To-Back Sailings
Take the new Wildlife Cruise through the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), departing November 6 to 14, 2011, and get an additional 6% off the second voyage when you book our 12-day Antarctic Explorer expedition, departing November 13 to 24, 2011. Book these two consecutive voyages and save up to USD$4,337 per person. This offer only applies to these two departures. Conditions apply.
Camp and Kayak with Sea Spirit
Following the Wildlife Cruise, Sea Spirit will sail to Antarctica eight times between November 13, 2011 and February 2012. Depending on the departure date, optional sea-kayaking, or a choice of sea-kayaking and camping, is available.